The U.S. allowed victory to slip away in the final minutes for the second time in five days, this time spoiling a potentially storybook homecoming for Jozy Altidore.
When the United States takes the field Wednesday in Honduras for the start of the final round of World Cup qualifying, Landon Donovan will be missing.
Omar Gonzalez was glad to be back playing with the U.S. team after two years away. Like his teammates, the young defender wasn’t happy with their disappointing showing against Canada on Tuesday night.
A month after coach Jurgen Klinsmann dropped Altidore from the roster for a pair of critical World Cup qualifiers, the forward was among the 20 players selected for Wednesday’s exhibition at Russia.